London Taxi “flashmob” sends Uber sign-ups 850% higher; delivers wall-to-wall media coverage for Uber

Heh. I was just reading this post from Nick Summers over at The Next Web who’s reporting that Uber has seen a huge 850% increase in sign-up volume today. He writes: Across the city, Uber is reporting an 850 percent increase in sign-ups compared to the same day last week. It’s worth noting, however, that […]


Really liked the Hailo pumpkin head

Anyone using Hailo today will have seen what I’ve just seen — a Halloween inspired Hailo figure. Nice touch!


DEMO Europe: Wheely heads to London to challenge Hailo & Uber

Wheely is a mobile and web-based cab booking service. It currently operates in Moscow with a fleet of black Mercedes cars and – after a trial in London in 2012 – is due to re-launch there in mid-June, offering lower costs, hybrid cars and free 4G-powered WiFi.